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NBBJ

About

Member Since: 2005

Member Offices: New York City

NBBJ is a different kind of design practice, one that helps their clients drive innovation by creating highly productive, sustainable spaces that free people to live, learn, work and play as they were meant to.

The world’s leading organizations look to NBBJ's experts to help them design environments that disrupt the status quo and effect real, meaningful change at all levels. Named among the top 10 most innovative architecture firms by Fast Company, NBBJ makes news by partnering with like-minded companies including Google, Amazon, Samsung, Microsoft and Tencent.

Founded in 1943, NBBJ's global network of “renaissance teams” includes researchers, strategists, nurses, architects, anthropologists, planners and interior designers who generate ideas that have a profound and lasting impact.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Interior Design; Landscape Architecture; Marketing / Sales

Membership details

Membership Level

Patron

Member Since

2005

Member Offices

  • New York City

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Eton Place Dalian Tower 1

383.2 m / 1,257 ft

2

Capital City Moscow Tower

301.8 m / 990 ft

3

Eton Place Dalian Tower 2

279.5 m / 917 ft

4

Vanke Chang'an Center Building 8

262 m / 860 ft

5

Rainier Square Tower

259.6 m / 852 ft

6

Capital City St. Petersburg Tower

257.2 m / 844 ft

7

Tencent Seafront Tower 1

245.8 m / 806 ft

8

The Sail @ Marina Bay

245 m / 804 ft

9

Imperia Tower

238.7 m / 783 ft

10

Eton Shenyang Center #6

234.6 m / 770 ft

Awards

Tencent Seafront Towers

Award of Excellence: Tencent Seafront Towers

Best Tall Building Asia & Australasia 2018

Ctbuh Leaders

Timothy Johnson

Timothy Johnson

CTBUH Board of Trustees, 2011 – 2014

New York City

Daniel Ayars

Daniel Ayars

CTBUH Regional Representative, 2018 – Present

Columbus

Hui Shan (Sunny) Zheng

Hui Shan (Sunny) Zheng

CTBUH Expert Chinese Translation Committee, 2014 – Present

Shanghai

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

31 May 2018

Linked-Up Thinking Drives the Design of a Tech Company’s Headquarters

The Tencent Seafront Towers were constructed in a special zone of Shenzhen, the Software Industry Base. The project represents a new vision of the workplace,...

Research

30 April 2018

Taking the Corporate Campus Vertical

The Tencent Seafront Towers bring a novel concept – the “vertical campus” – to Shenzhen. In housing the corporate headquarters of the fourth-largest internet company...

Global News

21 August 2019

Seattle’s Rainier Square Tops Out

With construction topping off, Rainier Square is set to become the second-tallest skyscraper in the city of Seattle. The last steel beam was placed on...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

13 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 36 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 26 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 99 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.